Multidisciplinary Artist from the North East inspired by her Punjabi roots and Grandad’s collection of Indian Matchboxes, Sofia began illustrating these exploring ideas of heritage and feminism.
Working for Wild in Art Sofia has designed the ‘Brightside’ Elmer sculpture in the Great North Elmer Parade 2019 as well as the ‘Celestial’ & ‘Yellow Belly’ Imp sculptures as part of the Lincoln Imp Trail in 2021.
Clients have included Northern Pride, The Baltic Centre of Contemporary Art, Changing Relations, GemArts, Northumberland Wildlife Trust, Tyneside Cinema and Durham University.
Sofia designed trail blazing artwork for the new fleet of Metro trains in the North East which will be running in 2023.
For more information please go to www.sofiabarton.co.uk